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UQ receives funding for chronic pain, Alzheimer's projects

13 November, 2018 by | Supplied by: The University of Queensland

Research projects into chronic pain and Alzheimer's disease have received $125,000 each under the Queensland-Chinese Academy of Science Collaborative Science Fund.


37 new Fellows for Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences

08 November, 2018 by

The Fellows were elected in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the health and medical research landscape in Australia.


Dinosaur bones and award-winning scientists at ANSTO

06 November, 2018 by | Supplied by: ANSTO

The Australian Synchrotron is being used to conduct high-resolution 3D X-ray imaging of the femur of Australia's best known carnivorous dinosaur, Australovenator.


Thermo Fisher and Symphogen collaborate on complex therapeutic proteins

02 November, 2018 by | Supplied by: Thermo Fisher Scientific

The collaborators aim to deliver platform workflows for simplified characterisation and quality monitoring of complex therapeutic proteins.


Independent selection of grants essential for integrity of research system

29 October, 2018 by

Industry has expressed concerns about the Ministerial veto on 11 grant applications recommended for funding by the ARC.


Nine new members join STA board

24 October, 2018 by

Science & Technology Australia has elected nine new members to its board.


Electrostatic spray dryer wins innovation award

23 October, 2018 by | Supplied by: Spraying Systems Co Pty Ltd

The PolarDry line of electrostatic spray dryers, manufactured by Fluid Air, was recently recognised at the 10th Annual Vogel Pharmaceutical Engineering International Forum.


Australian R&D investment drooping

19 October, 2018 by

The Australian Government's Science, Research and Innovation (SRI) Budget Tables show that overall investment in research and development is continuing to fall.


2018 Prime Minister's Prizes for Science announced

18 October, 2018 by

The $250,000 Prime Minister's Prize for Science went to Professor Kurt Lambeck for revealing how our planet changes shape — every second, every day and over millennia.


$2.5m funding for research into new immune therapies and complications of stroke

15 October, 2018 by

Two Australian scientists have each been awarded an AU$1.25 million, five-year CSL Centenary Fellowship.


The importance of immunisation: video and article series

11 October, 2018 by

The Australian Academy of Science has joined with the Department of Health to promote the benefits, safety and science of immunisation.


$690,000 in funding for three life science projects

10 October, 2018 by

MTPConnect has awarded $690,000 to three key life sciences projects, in an effort to support researchers, improve collaboration and open up international market opportunities.


Scientists from US, Canada and France win 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics

08 October, 2018 by

Last week, Arthur Ashkin, Gerard Mourou and Donna Strickland were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 2018.


Schedule released for Sydney medical cannabis conference

19 September, 2018 by

CannaTech Sydney will take place from 28–30 October 2018 at Doltone House, Darling Island Wharf.


Feedback invited on Women in STEM 10-year plan

18 September, 2018 by

The Australian Academy of Science is calling for the nation's views on the barriers and enablers that affect participation, retention and success of women and girls in STEM.


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